The Journal Gazette
 
 
Friday, November 22, 2019 1:00 am

Out and about

COMEDY

SATURDAY

Ron Feingold – Fort Wayne Comedy Club, 2104 S. Calhoun St.; 7:15 p.m. show, $15 advance, $20 day of; 9:45 p.m. show, $25 advance, $30 day of; www.fortwaynecomedyclub.com.

DANCE

TODAY

Legion Dance – Melvin Mullins; 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988.

HOLIDAY

ALL WEEKEND

Festival of Trees – 5 to 8 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; John Paulding Historical Society, Paulding, Ohio; admission free, but donations accepted; for more information on events, go to www.johnpauldinghistoricalsociety.org/welcome/.

SUNDAY

Holiday Memorial Service and Tree Lighting – 5 to 6 p.m.; USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St.; features memorial tree lighting to honor loved ones and performances by the Fort Wayne Children's Choir; hosted by Visiting Nurse.

“A Christmas Carol” – 7:30 p.m.; presented by Nebraska Theatre Caravan; Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash; $25 to $40; 260-563-1102 or honeywellcenter.org.

WEDNESDAY

Night of Lights – Featuring events and activities downtown, including display lighting beginning at 5:45 p.m. with the History Center Turret on Barr Street, 6:20 p.m. lighting of Santa and his reindeer at PNC Bank on Main and Calhoun streets and fireworks at 8 p.m. at Parkview Field on Jefferson Boulevard; for information on activities and events, go to downtownfortwayne.com.

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY

Festival of Trees – 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $8 adults, $4 ages 4 to 12 and free for ages 3 and younger; Embassy box office, 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com; ends Dec. 4.

Holiday Light Show Drive-Thru – 6 to 9 p.m.; Van Wert County Fairgrounds, Van Wert, Ohio; hours, 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays to Sundays through Dec. 8 and then 6 to 9 p.m. daily from Dec. 12 to 27; $5 per car for drive-thru and $7 per car for carriage ride.

MUSEUM EXHIBITS

ALL WEEKEND

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – Classic, antique and special-interest cars; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; info at 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Christmas Connections” holiday exhibit opens Saturday and ends Jan. 5; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or botanicalconservatory.org. Holiday kickoff party from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday with Santa and Mrs. Claus and reindeer.

The History Center – 302 E. Berry St.; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and first Sunday of the month; call 426-2882 or go to fwhistorycenter.com.

Science Central – 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular museum prices, $9 ages 3 to 64, $8 ages 65 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org.

National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States – “Cars and Trucks Like You Used to Own”; adjacent to Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum; for hours and cost call 260-925-9100 or go to www.natmus.org.

National Military History Center – Batmobile items, “Dukes of Hazzard” car General Lee, two “Knight Rider” cars; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; 5634 County Road 11-A, Auburn; $10, free ages 6 and younger; 260-927-9144 or www.nationalmilitaryhistorycenter.org.

Northeastern Indiana Racing Museum – Inside National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive Museum, Auburn; open daily, hours and cost, 316-0966 or ksplace1@frontier.com.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Early Ford V-8 Foundation Museum – 2181 General Doolittle Drive, Auburn; hours, 260-927-8022 or www.fordv8foundation.org.

The Old Jail Museum – World War II exhibit through November; 121 N. Indiana St., Warsaw; hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; free admission; www.kosciuskohistory.com.

RECREATIONAL

TUESDAY

Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 9 to 11 a.m.; meet at Arrowhead Prairie, 8624 Aboite Road, Roanoke; free; 478-2515 or info@lrwp.org.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

TODAY

“The Eighties: The Fight Against AIDS” – Documentary screening; 2 to 4 p.m.; Hilton Hotel, Hamilton Conference Room, 1020 S. Calhoun St.; screening followed by panel discussion; hosted by the Northeast Indiana Positive Resource Connection; free, but to register, call 744-1144.

SATURDAY

“Frozen 2” – Sensory-friendly film screening; Regal theaters; for times and locations, go to regmovies.com.

Model Railroad Show & Swap – 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Coliseum Bingo, 911 W. Washington Center Road; $5 adults, $7 families and free for ages 12 and younger.

Ugly Christmas Sweater Skate – 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.; Trine University Thunder Ice Arena, Angola; $9 admission and skate rental; hosted by Kappa Sigma Alpha sorority; proceeds go to Make-A-Wish Foundation.

South Side Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 block of Warsaw Street, between Oxford and Pontiac streets; www.southsidefarmersmarket.com; ends Dec. 21.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

The Great Train Show – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $10 both days, $9 Sunday only, free for ages 11 and younger.

SPORTS

TODAY

Komets – vs. Toledo Walleye; 8 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 for ages 60 and older and 12 to 18, $9 to $20 ages 11 and younger.

SATURDAY

Komets – vs. Wheeling Nailers; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 for ages 60 and older and 12 to 18, $9 to $20 ages 11 and younger.

SUNDAY

Mad Ants – vs. Windy City Bulls; 7 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $15 to $40; ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.

THURSDAY

Komets – vs. Wheeling Nailers; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 for ages 60 and older and 12 to 18, $9 to $20 ages 11 and younger.

THEATER

ALL WEEKEND

“Miracle on 34th Street” – Fort Wayne Civic Theatre; 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St.; $33 adults, $28 seniors, $20 ages 23 and younger; 424-5220 or fwcivic.org.

“Miss Bennett: Christmas at Pemberley” – All for One Productions; 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday; PPG ArtsLab, 300 E. Main St.; tickets, 422-4226 or tickets.artstix.org; allforonefw.org.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

“The Addams Family” – Grace College Theater Department; 7:30 p.m.; $7 students and seniors and $10 adults; Grace College, Little Theatre in Philathea Hall, 1499 Alpha Drive, Winona Lake.

“Ghetto” – Purdue University Fort Wayne Theatre Department; 8 p.m.; Williams Theatre, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd.; tickets from $12 to $16, $5 high school students and 18 and younger; www.pfw.edu/tickets or 481-6555.

“The Hobbit” – Fire and Light Productions; 7 p.m. today and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday; Canterbury High School, 3210 Smith Road; $10 advance, $12 at the door; fireandlightproductions.com.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

“Frozen Jr.” – Pulse Opera House; 8 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday; 1271/2 Wayne St., Warren; $15 general admission, $5 for children 12 and younger; www.pulseoperahouse.org or 260-375-7017; ends Dec. 8.

A la carte

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Dinosaur Adventure – 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; tickets from $20 to $55; ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.


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